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Kansas farmers at the capitol in Washington, D.C.

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Date: December 06, 1927

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Photograph

Call Number: B Capper, Arthur *69

Unit ID: 226482

Summary: This is a photograph of Kansas farmers posed with Senators Charles Curtis and Arthur Capper on the capitol steps in Washington, D.C. The farmers signed up for a two-week tour sponsored by the Kansas Farmer and featured visits to industrial plants and historic sites. Thirty-two farmers signed up for the tour. The group left November 27 by Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe passenger train. They made stops in Chicago, IL; Detroit, MI; Windsor, Canada; Buffalo, New York; Schenectady, New York; New York, New York; Philadelphia, PA; Akron, OH; and Washington, D.C. The group spent three days in Washington.

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Title (Main title): Kansas farmers at the capitol in Washington, D.C.


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